Derrick Lewis is a professional mixed martial artist from the United States who currently fights in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight division. Since he turned pro in 2010, he has competed for Bellator MMA and Legacy FC, where he was a heavyweight champion.
|famous name||derrick lewis|
|Birthdate||February 8, 1985|
|Profession||Mixed martial arts artist|
|nation of birth||USA|
|place of birth||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Net worth||$4 million|
|Richness’ fountain||fighting career|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches or 191 cm|
|Weight||120 kg or 265 pounds|
|eye color||Light brown|
|Hair color||Light brown|
|body measurement||42-42-18 cm (chest-waist-biceps)|
|dress size||18 US|
|Shoe size||18 US|
Derrick Lewis Age, biography
Derrick Lewis was born on February 8, 1985. He is from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. He is of mixed ancestry and holds US citizenship. He is not the only son of his parents. Derrick is the second oldest of seven children raised by a single mother. He was frequently involved in gang wars and street fights. He moved to Houston with his family in 1998 and began training in boxing and martial arts.
Lewis began training in boxing at the age of 17 and was preparing for his first amateur fight when the gym closed unexpectedly. He was charged with felony assault and placed on probation two weeks after graduating from high school. Derrick then went to Kilgore College. He broke his probation and received a five-year prison sentence, but only served three and a half. Then a friend introduced him to mixed martial arts. He resumed boxing under the instruction of George Foreman. Lewis, however, decided to focus on mixed martial arts after dominating his first professional MMA fight.
Derrick Lewis height and weight
Derrick Lewis is 6 feet 3 inches or 191 centimeters tall and weighs 120 kg (or 265 pounds). His eyes are light brown and his hair is also light brown. His dress size is 18 in the United States. Derrick’s chest-waist-biceps measurements are 42-42-18 cm. His shoe size is 18 in the United States.
Derrick Lewis Wife
Derrick Lewis has a wife. On June 17, 2017, he married his fiancée of many years, April, in Honolulu, Hawaii. In April of this year the couple met for the first time. They have three children, two sons and a daughter. Today, the happily married couple is content with their lives.
Derrick Lewis net worth
Derrick Lewis is a well-known mixed martial artist who has amassed a significant fortune through his career. Derrick’s net worth is expected to be $4 million as of August 2023. He earns a good living with his struggle. He is paid $140,000 (approximate currency for each fight). His main source of income is his profession as a fighter.